Graduate Certificate in Executive Police Leadership
Northern Arizona University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Executive Police Leadership program is designed for current or aspiring police leaders looking to gain the skills needed to effectively lead in the current police environment.  The curriculum offers a solid background and understanding of core leadership skills while focusing on connecting leadership theory to practice, employment law, contemporary criminal justice issues, cultural diversity, and ethics.  Graduates have the knowledge needed for promotions and success as police leaders.


  • Undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited institution with a 3.0 GPA (4.0 scale), or the equivalent
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission